This coveted biennial Art Prize is available for students working in the field of 'Naturalistic Portraiture' and is valued at $5,000. To enter, students must either be enrolled in an art course in a Tertiary Institute or a course of studies with an art school or qualified teachers recognised by the Trustee.
Congratulations to Rachel Dettmann for winning the Norma Bull Portraiture Scholarship Award for 2017.
Portrait of Greg Smith - Rachel Dettmann
Congratulations to Louise Foletta for winning the Daniel Smith - Senior Art Supplies Award, at the Winter Exhibition.
Highly Commended: Julian Bruere, Nathan Paramanathan, Evelyne Sakr, Raelene Sharp, Clive Sinclair, Ray Wilson
Sculpture Award: Ivan Horacek
Through the Spotted Gums - Louise Foletta - Winner 2017
Texture Mood Yorkshire Coast Walk - Julian Bruere
Temple Ruins - Nathan Paramanathan
Before The Storm - Evelyne Sakr
Russell in Profile, Russell Morris - Raelene Sharp
Summer Morning, You Yangs - Clive Sinclair
Blue on Blue, Kilcunda - Ray Wilson
Scholar - Ivan Horacek - Sculpture Award Winner 2017
Congratulations to Faramarz Mokhtarpour for winning the Undine Landscape Award sponsored by Mr Colin Jones, at the VAS Autumn Exhibition.
President's Award: Raelene Sharp
Highly Commended: Julian Bruere, Mary Hyde, Lee Machelak, Nathan Paramanathan, Jennifer Paull
Sculpture Award: Judith Leman
Faramarz Mokhtarpour - Reflection - Undine Landscape Award
Raelene Sharp - At 21 - President's Award
Julian Bruere - Frigate Action
Mary Hyde - Late Light Across the Tamar
Lee Machelak - Shades of Green
Nathan Paramanathan - Deep Creek
Jennifer Paull - Winter Gums
Judith Leman - For He Could Go No Further - Lest We Forget - Sculpture Prize
Congratulations to Erica Wagner for winning the inaugural George Hicks Foundation VAS Contemporary Exhibition.
Highly Commended: Margaret Gurney, Paul Laspagis, Jo Reitze, Raelene Sharp, Clive Sinclair, Ian Wilson
Watching the Water - Erica Wagner Winner 2017
Waterfalls - Margaret Gurney
Floating Landscape Yarra Valley - Paul Laspagis
Winter Garden - Jo Reitze
Rain - Raelene Sharp
Figure in the Hallway - Clive Sinclair
Warrenheip Red Gold - Ian Wilson